Professor of International Business Law, Finance Law
Prof. Weber is a graduate of the University of Vienna (Dr.iur., 1982) and the Harvard Law School (LL.M., 1985) where he was staff editor of the Harvard International Law Journal. From 1985 to 1987, he was a law clerk to Justice Korinek and Justice Spielbüchler at the Austrian Constitutional Court (Verfassungsgerichtshof) and a clerk to the Secretary of the European Commission of Human Rights, Strasbourg (1987). Prof. Weber was a visiting professor at The Johns Hopkins University, the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and The American University in Washington, D.C., in 1992-93. In 1996, Prof. Weber habilitated on securities regulation at the Vienna School of Economics (Univ.Doz.).
In December 2008, Prof. Weber was appointed to act as a member of the Austrian Takeover Panel (Übernahmekommission).
Prof. Weber is an attorney at law in Vienna, Austria. His experience includes the structuring of complex capital markets and M&A transactions, transnational business transactions including bilateral investment treaties, banking, innovative financial products, and dispute resolution.